Neogen®’s GeneSeek® operations is on the forefront of dairy genomics and dairy cattle genomic testing. GeneSeek is the exclusive provider of DNA testing solutions for AI sire dairy bull studs and a majority of the registered purebred dairy breed associations. In addition to these industry partners, GeneSeek offers genomic testing solutions direct to the dairyman through Igenity®.
International gold standard technology. GeneSeek Genomic Profilers™ (GGP) are the international gold standard for dairy performance testing due to their custom content and innovative design. GGP-HD for Dairy features more than 150,000 SNPs for the most accurate prediction of elite breeding animals available on the market today. GGP-LD for Dairy features 42,000 SNPs, 30,000 of which are publically available for imputation of performance traits and detection of genetic conditions.
Premium products direct to dairy producers. The Igenity Dairy Heifer Program provides genomic profiling solutions direct to the dairyman for breeding stock, commercial dairy cattle, or crossbred dairy cattle. For breeding stock, Igenity-Elite and Igenity-Prime provide highly accurate results, plus additional add-on content to provide more information. For commercial cattle, Igenity-Select and Igenity-Essential provide streamlined and cost-effective solutions for the commercial dairy operation. Igenity-Basic is the only profile available on the market today for crossbred cattle. Igenity products allow dairy producers to know more about their cattle and feel confident about their selection decisions in their herd.
Commercial Dairy Cattle (Igenity)
The Igenity Dairy Heifer Program offers a complete portfolio of genomic profiling solutions to meet the needs of any dairy operation. Increase genetic gain, verify parentage, manage inbreeding, make confident mating decisions, and identify the best replacement heifers through the information provided. This will ensure you make the best selection decisions for your herd.
Dairy Registered Purebred and Dairy AI Sires (GGP)
GeneSeek is the exclusive provider of DNA testing solutions for AI sire dairy bull studs and a majority of the registered purebred dairy breed associations. Dairy bull studs and breed associations utilize GeneSeek Genomic Profilers (GGP) — the international gold standard for dairy performance testing — due to its custom content and innovative design. GeneSeek’s custom GGP BeadChips provide the most accurate prediction of elite breeding animals available on the market today.
Custom panels and arrays are available for those seeking unique solutions for dairy cattle. GeneSeek’s experts are available to help create a custom panel or custom array for your individual needs—research or commercial. In addition, assistance is available for creating custom prediction equations and bioinformatics solutions.